© Robin Howard
Aethes margaritana (Haworth, 1811)
A bivoltine species flying in May and June and again from early July to the end of August. It is a rare visitor to light and has only been recorded from the Las Descargues traps. A species of rough grassland of the ridge but not trapped there.
Larva feeds on Achillea, Chrysanthemum, Tanacetum, Chamomilla etc.